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Williams-Polk-Davis Bible

 
Bible printed in 1832

Joseph John Williams Senior August 1775
Betsy N. H. Williams 6th March 1778
Jos. Jon. Williams and Betsey N. H. Williams was married the 11th of February 1797
James Conner Williams son of J. J. Williams and Betsy his wife was born Jan. 1st 1798
Jos. Jon Jun was born the 19th of August 1800
Elizabeth Alston Williams was born 6th of Sept. 1803
Jos Jon Williams Senior departed this life in his 34th year Sunday Eve 11 oclock 18th Sept. 1808
James C. Williams departed this life in 1813

Elizabeth Alston Williams Drake departed this life Dec. 2nd 1830
Joseph John Williams son of Jos John Williams & Betsey N. H. Williams departed this life in April 1833 in the 33rd year of his age.
Elisha Williams & Sarah Josy were married March 24th 1775 – children were William, Elisha, Josiah, Elizabeth --- Hunter Williams my grandmother
Jos John Williams Jr. son of Jos John Williams Senior & Betsey N. H. Williams was born the 19th day of August 1800
Mary Kearney Davis daughter of Archibald & Elizabeth Davis born the 13th of Dec. 1802
Jos John Williams and Mary H. Davis were married the 9th of February 1820
Mary Elizabeth Williams daughter of Jos John and Mary (light) Williams was born on Wednesday 13th of November 1822
Joseph John Williams was born on Friday August 27th 1824
Lucy Eugenia Williams born Tuesday the 11th of Oct. 1826
Thomas Calvin Williams born Tuesday morning 1 oclock 30th of Dec. 1828
William H. Polk and Lucy Eugenia Williams were married the 14th of July 1854 by the Rev. Philmon W. Archer
William H. Polk son of William H. Polk & Suey E. Polk was born in Columbia Tennessee the night of Aug. the 14th about 1 oclock 1855
Tasker Polk son of William H. Polk & Suey Polk was born in Columbia Tennessee March 24th 1861
Archibald Davis was born April 4th 1766
Elizabeth J. Hilliard born 1769
Thomas C. Williams departed this life Tuesday Apr. 27th 1 oclock 1855
Mrs. B. N. H. Alston departed this life on Sunday morning the 31st of January on her 87 year of age 1864
Mrs. Mary E. Hawkins departed this life Friday Oct. 25 at 20 minutes of 11 o’clock at night in her 45 year 1867
William H. Polk son of William H. Polk & Lucy C. Polk departed this life Oct. 17 about 9 o’ck p.m. at Birmingham Ala. in the 31st year of his age 1886
Mary K. Williams departed this life on Sunday Evening about 9 o’ck February 27 in the 85th year of her age 1887
Lucy E. Polk, widow of William H. Polk, departed this life January 11th 1906 at half past two o’clock a.m. at her house in Warrenton N. C. in the 90th year of her age.

Col Joseph John Williams 1st youngest son of Samuel Williams and Elizabeth Alston (daughter of Judge John Alston of England) was a member of the Provincial Congress that met at Halifax April 4th 1776 and May 11th 1776. Appointed one of the commuter of safety for the State and was a member of the Legislature from Halifax County in 1777. He died in 1818. His will dated Feb. 15, 1816 was 1st married to who bore him;
1. Martha Williams= 1st Henry Hill 2d Dr. Samuel T. Thorne
2. Joseph John Williams Jr= Elizabeth Norfleet Hunter Williams
3. Henry Williams (no other record)
4. Elizabeth Williams (no other record)
5. Rosanna Conner Williams= md Dr. Jessie N. Faulcon

Col Joseph John Williams 2nd wife was Elizabeth Alston (daughter of Phillip Alston and Elizabeth Whitmel) who bore him:
1. Wineford Whitmel Williams= 1st James Harris no child 2nd James Harris (cousin of the above)
2. Catherine Williams= Heath (no further record)
3. William Williams (Pretty Billy)= 4 times
Elizabeth Williams = Hon Lemuel James Alston
(1st wife) son of Solomon Alston Jr. & wife Sarah Elisha Williams of Roanoke= Sarah Josie children – William, Josiah, Elisha and Elizabeth who married
Joseph John Williams Jr. who born him three children. James Conner Williams died. Elizabeth Alston Williams 1st – Harry Thorne 2nd Dr. Nicholas Drake one child died in infancy
Joseph John Williams
After the death of Joseph John Williams 2nd his widow married Hon Lemuel James Alston as his 2nd wife (no issue)
Joseph John Williams= Mary Kearney Davis (daughter of Archibald Davis & Elizabeth Crafford Hilliard) Issue Mary Elizabeth Williams= Dr. Peter Hawkins, Joseph John Williams= died unmarried, Lucy Eugenia Williams= Maj. William H. Polk Tenn., Thomas Caboin Williams= Virginia Poyer Boyd

Samuel Williams & Elizabeth Alston he died in 1753 children:
1. William Williams= Mrs. Thomas Blount
2. Solomon Williams= Tempie Boddie
3. Samuel Williams
4. Joseph John Williams= Rosannah Conner Col Joseph John Williams died in 1813 1st married Rosannah Conner 2. Line Joseph John Williams 2d. 3. Line Married Elizabeth Norfleet Hunter Williams (daughter of Cleoha Williams & Sarah Josie Joseph John Williams 3rd 4. line married Mary Kearney Davis

Archibald Davis & Elizabeth Hilliard were married 1789
Ann Mana Davis born Sept. 30, 1790
Elizabeth Crawford Davis born Jan 21st 1792
Harty Hodge Davis born Apr 27, 1793
Leah Hilliard Davis born Aug. 27, 1795
James H. Davis was born July 21, 1797
Archibald H. Davis born June 3d 1799
Martha H. Davis born Feb. 22, 1801
Mary Kearney Davis born Dec. 13th 1802
Temperance W. Davis born Sept. 26, 1804
Thomas Davis born April 3rd 1806
John Calvin Davis born June 19, 1808
Lucy H. Davis was born Oct. 11th 1811
Archibald Davis departed this life Feb. 22, 1822
Elizabeth Hilliard Davis died Aug. 25, 1814
Ann Maria Condup died March 18, 1822
Elizabeth Crawford Alston died Jan. 17, 1872
Harty Hodge Williams died
Leah Hilliard Davis died
James H. Davis died 1798
Archibald H. Davis died Nov. 18, 1854
Martha H. Alston died May 20, 1875
Mary K. Williams died Feb. 27, 1887
Temperance W. Thorne died Aug. 5th 1854
Thomas Davis died Nov. 3, 1862
John Calvin Davis died
Jos. John Williams Sen. departed this life on Saturday the 13th of April in his 33rd year 1833
Jos. John Williams Jun. son of Jos. J. Williams Sr. departed this life at Randolph Macon College Wednesday the 15th of March 1843



Williams & Polk Family Bible
Brought in by Mrs. John Mitchell in 1975, Warrenton, N. C.
No pub. date

Births:

Jos John Williams Senior Aug. 1775
Betsy N. H. Williams Mar. 6, 1778
James Conner Williams, son of J. J. Williams & Betsy Jan. 1, 1798
Jos John Williams Junior, son of Jos John & Betsy N. H. Williams Aug. 19, 1800
Elizabeth Alston Williams Sept. 5, 1803
Archibald Davis Apr. 4, 1766
Elizabeth J. Hilliard 1769
Ann Maria Davis Sept. 30, 1790
Elizabeth Crawford Davis Jan 21, 1792
Harley Codge [Harty Hodge] Davis Aug. 27, 1795
James H. Davis July 21, 1797
Archibald H. Davis June 3, 1799
Martha N. Davis Feb. 22, 1801
Mary Kearney Davis, dau. of Archibald & Elizabeth Davis Dec. 13, 1802
Temperance W. Davis Sept. 26, 1804
Thomas Davis Apr. 3, 1806
John Calvin Davis June 19, 1808
Lucy H. Davis Oct. 11, 1811
Jos John Williams Jr, son of Jos John Williams Senior Aug. 19, 1800
Mary Elizabeth Williams, dau. of Jos John & Mary K. Williams Nov. 13, 1822
Joseph John Williams Aug. 27, 1824
Lucy Eugenia Williams Oct. 11, 1826
Thomas Calvin Williams Dec. 30, 1828
William H. Polk son of William H. Polk and Lucy E. Polk Aug. 14, 1855 in Columbia, Tennessee
Tasker Polk Polk son of William H. Polk and Lucy E. Polk Mar 24, 1861 in Columbia, Tennessee

Marriages:

Elisha Williams & Sarah Josey Mar. 24, 1775
(their children were William, Elisha, Josiah, and Elizabeth Norfleet Hunter Williams)
Jos John Williams & Betsey N. H. Williams Feb. 14, 1797
Archibald Davis & Elizabeth Hilliard 1789
William H. Polk & Lucy Eugenia Williams July 14, 1854 by Rev. Philmen W. Archer
Jos John Williams & Mary K. Davis Feb. 9, 1820

Deaths:

Jos Jon Williams Senior Sept. 18, 1808
James C. Williams 1813
Elizabeth Alston Williams Daeke [Drake] Dec. 2, 1830
Joseph John Williams, son of Jos John Williams & Betsy N. H. Williams Apr. 1833
Archibald Davis Feb. 22, 1822
Elizabeth Hilliard Davis Aug. 25, 1814
Ann Maria Gondup Mar. 18, 1822
Elizabeth Crawford Alston Jan. 17, 1872
Harty Hodge Williams
Leah Hilliard Davis
James H. Davis 1798
Archibald H. Davis Nov. 18, 1854
Martha H. Alston May 20, 1875
Mary K. Williams Feb. 27, 1887
Temperance W. Thorne Aug 6, 1854
Thomas Davis Nov. 3, 1862
John Calvin Davis
Jos John Williams Sen. Apr. 13, 1833
Jos John Williams Jun. Mar. 19, 1843
Thomas C. Williams Nov. 27, 1855
Mrs. B. N. H. Alston Jan. 31, 1864
Mrs. Mary E. Hawkins Oct. 25, 1867
William H. Polk Oct. 17, 1886
 

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